Primary Human Herpesvirus 6 Infection in an Adult

David J. Morris, Anne L. Appleton, Lisbet Sviland, C. A. Schmidt, F. F. Wilborn, W. Siegert, Richard Cone, Lawrence Corey, Robert Hackman, Koichi Akashi, Yoshito Eizuru, Yoshiaki Sumiyoshi

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To the Editor: Akashi et al. (July 15 issue)1 reported seroconversion to human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) positivity in a patient with an infectious mononucleosis-like syndrome, and Cone et al. (July 15 issue)2 detected high levels of HHV-6 genome in the lungs of recipients of bone marrow transplants who had idiopathic pneumonitis. In neither instance did the data prove that the virus caused the disease being studied. In the first report, the observations could have reflected recurrent HHV-6 infection coincident with signs and symptoms unrelated to the virus1,3. The authors interpreted the serologic findings (IgG seroconversion with no IgM…

ジャーナルNew England Journal of Medicine
出版物ステータス出版済み - 12 9 1993

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    Morris, D. J., Appleton, A. L., Sviland, L., Schmidt, C. A., Wilborn, F. F., Siegert, W., Cone, R., Corey, L., Hackman, R., Akashi, K., Eizuru, Y., & Sumiyoshi, Y. (1993). Primary Human Herpesvirus 6 Infection in an Adult. New England Journal of Medicine, 329(24), 1817-1819.